Q1. The capital of Pandyas was?
(d) None of these
Q2. Which one of the following was not constructed by Qutubuddin Aibak?
(a) Kubbat-ul-Islam mosque
(b) Qutub Minar
(c) Adhai Din Ka Jhopada
(d) Alai Darwaja
Q3. The treaty of Srirangapatna was signed between Tipu Sultan and?
(a) Robert Clive
(d) Warren Hastings
Q4. The title of ‘Viceroy’ was added to the office of the Governor-General of India for the first time in?
(a) 1848 AD
(b) 1856 AD
(c) 1858 AD
(d) 1862 AD
Q5. The Ajanta Caves were built during the period of ?
Q6. In which way Sarnath is associated with Lord Buddha ?
(a) He resided there
(b) He was born there
(c) He ruled there
(d) He preached his first Sermon there
Q7. Lothal is connected as excavation site of the civilisation of ?
(a) Indus Valley Civilisation
(d) Vedic Aryan
Q8. Who introduced the Silver Tankk & Jital two principal coins?
(a) Ghaisuddin Balban
(b) Qutubuddin Aibek
(c) Shamsuddin Iltutmish
(d) Alauddin Khilji
Q9. Quit India Movement was launched in response to?
(a) Cabinet Mission Plan
(b) Cripps Proposals
(c) Simon Commission Report
(d) Wavell Plan
Q10. With reference to Indian freedom struggle, Usha Mehta is well-known for?
(a) Running the secret Congress Radio in the wake of Quit India Movement
(b) Participating in the Second Round Table Conference
(c) Leading a contingent of Indian National Army
(d) Assisting in the formation of Interim Government under Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
Q11. The Rowlatt Act aimed at?
(a) compulsory economic support to war efforts
(b) imprisonment without trial and summary procedures for trial
(c) suppression of the Khilafat Movement
(d) imposition of restrictions on freedom of the press
Q12. The Radcliffe Committee was appointed to ?
(a) Solve the problem of minorities in India
(b) Give effect to the Independence Bill
(c) Delimit the boundaries between India and Pakistan
(d) Enquire into the riots in East Bengal
Q13. Who of the following Prime Ministers sent Cripps Mission to India?
(a) James Ramsay MacDonald
(b) Stanley Baldwin
(c) Neville Chamberlain
(d) Winston Churchill
Q14. With which one of the following movements is the slogan “Do or Die” associated?
(a) Swadeshi Movement
(b) Non-Cooperation Movement
(c) Civil Disobedience Movement
(d) Quit India Movement
Q15. Which one of the following places did Kunwar Singh, a prominent leader of the Revolt of 1857 belong to?
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(d) Uttar Pradesh